Tippecanoe School Corporation

Scholarships

 

SCHOLARSHIPS 2020-2021

All scholarships are listed by their deadlines, the most upcoming deadlines will be closest to the top. Some scholarships have longer deadlines so be sure to scroll through the page to find any scholarships you may have missed.

James C. Sansberry Scholarship - VMI, ROTC 

If you have an interest in pursuing VMI (oldest state-supported military college in the country enrolling 1700 cadets), click on the link to view the financial rewards http://www.vmi.edu/about/offices-a-z/financial-aid/types-of-aid/merit-scholarships/

Community Foundation and Lilly Endowment Community Scholarships administers a variety of scholarship programs that grant to high school, community college, and university students. The majority of our scholarships are designated for current or former residents of Tippecanoe County.

All scholarships have been established by generous local individuals to assist students with their educational pursuits. Whether honoring loved ones or providing for a specific field of study, each scholarship expresses a deep belief in the power of education to help young people achieve their dreams. Apply online on the website.


 Money Metals Exchange Scholarship Program - $2,000 - 5 Awards given

To be eligible for the scholarship a student must be a high school senior, undergraduate student, or graduate student.  Have an interest in economics . NOTE that you do not have to plan on majoring in economics. 

Applications may be found by going to: https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/14472/money_metals_exchange_scholarship_program_scholarship.php#sthash.kAcdWdBY.dpbs

Capstone Scholarship-$1,000.00 - 1 Award given

To be eligible for the scholarship a student must be at least 13 years old and enrolled or will enroll in a college or university in the U.S.  They also must be a legal resident of the U.S. or Puerto Rico. 

Applications may be found by going to: 

https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/15372/1_000_capstone_scholarship_scholarship.php#sthash.mVKZZ31i.dpbs

Odenza Marketing Group Scholarship-$500.00 - 1 Award given 

To be eligible for the scholarship a student must be between the ages of 16 and 25 on September 30, 2019 and have a GPA of 2.5 or greater. 

Applications may be found by going to: 

https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/9919/odenza_marketing_group_scholarship_scholarship.php#sthash.ekQBHmu1.dpbs

VIP Scholarships - $5000.00 - 1 Award  given 

To be eligible for the scholarship a student must be currently enrolled in a U.S. based high school or college and be at least 13 years of age or older. 

Applications may be found by going to: 

https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/13582/vip_voice_5_000_scholarship_scholarship.php#sthash.q1mHq315.dpbs

Women's Ministries Scholarship Program - $20,000 - 49 Awards given 

To be eligible for the scholarship the student must be a woman who is committed to serving the mission of the Seventh-day Adventist Church who would be otherwise be unable to afford a college education. 

Applications may be found by going to: 

https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/10046/women_s_ministries_scholarship_program_scholarship.php#sthash.VrmGku5d.dpbs

AmericanMuscle Student Scholarship Program - $2,000 - 4 Awards given 

To be eligible for the scholarship a student must be currently enrolled full-time in an American college, technical institute, or high school senior planning to attend a college or post-secondary institution in 2020. 

Applications may be found by going to: 

https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/11119/americanmuscle_student_scholarship_program_scholarship.php#sthash.98aHzEjW.dpbs

Deadline TBD

Horatio Alger Scholarships - $25,000 - 106 Awards given 

To be eligible for a scholarship a student must be enrolled full time as a high school senior in the United States; be progressing normally toward graduation in spring/summer of 2020 with plans to enter a college in the United States.  They also must exhibit a strong commitment to pursue and complete a Bachelor's degree at an accredited non-profit public or private institution in the United States. 

Applications may be found by going to: 

https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/9417/horatio_alger_scholarship_scholarship.php#sthash.f0yW2KRq.dpbs

Deadline: September 29, 2020

Indiana University Wells Scholars Program 

The Wells Scholars Program uses a nomination rather than an application process for the selection of Scholars. This applies to incoming freshmen and current IU Bloomington undergraduates. If you are planning to attend Indiana University and you are at the top of your class, you may be interested in the Wells Scholarship.

Eligibility Requirements:

1.    Must have a GPA of 3.9 or higher, and scored 1400 or higher on the combined SAT or 32 or higher on ACT.

2.    Only 2 students can be nominated for this scholarship.  All interested candidates will submit complete applications to Mrs. Adams (Student Services) no later than Tuesday September 29, 2020.

3.    You will need one letter of recommendation for someone who has taught you in an academic class.

4.    You will be required to fill out an application and include an essay. Although the Wells deadline is not until November 1, 2020, our HHS committee must review all applications and determine the two students that are nominated. You will be notified the student and the documents will be submitted on-line.

New for 2020: Nominations are highly encouraged. Eligible students may nominate themselves, further information is outlined in detail on the website.

Deadline: September 29, 2020 

You Deserve It Scholarship:

Applicants must be a resident of the United States, 16 years of age or older, enrolled in high school.  Applications are found by going to: 

https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/14667/ydi_scholarship_scholarship.php

Deadline October 31, 2020

$10,000 College Scholarship for High School and College Students 

Eligibility Requirements: 

Must be 13 years old and enrolled or will enroll in a college or university in the US and be a legal resident of the US.  The program was created n 2006 to help students win scholarships without the hassles of filling out paper applications and writing dozens of essays. Applications are found by going to: 

https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/10759/10_000_college_scholarship_for_high_school_and_college_students_scholarship.php

Deadline October 31, 2020- Coca-Cola Scholars Program 

150 awards-20,000 in scholarship value 

Students are recognized for their capacity to lead and serve, as well as their commitment to making a significant impact on their schools.  Applicants must be receiving a high school diploma during the current academic year and be planning to pursue a degree at an accredited U.S. post-secondary institution. 

Apply at http://www.coca-colascholarsfoundation.org/apply

Deadline: November 1, 2020 

Seniors, Become a Cox Scholar at Indiana University Bloomington! Apply at coxscholars.indiana.edu
Apply to IU by November 1st for highest scholarship consideration.  By applying by the deadline, you may be eligible for:
Provost's Scholarship for Indiana freshmen
Dean's Scholarship for out-of-state freshmen
Selective Scholarship Application consideration for scholarships from specific IU schools and programs
Start now at go.iu.edu/Nov1
Discover more IU and non-IU scholarships and learn how to access them at scholarships.indiana.edu

Deadline: December 15th

Seniors who are attending Indiana State University this is a great scholarship created through a grant from the Lilly Endowment.  If you are studying for a career in Business or financial services - all majors in the Scott College of Business are eligible.  4 year, $9000 Scholarship valued at $36,000, paid internships and career preparation and $3000 professional development account to be used over four years. 

To be eligible, you must be admitted as an incoming freshman to Indiana State.  Must have a GPA of at least a 3.5, an 1140 SAT score and ranked in the top 15% of the senior class.  

Additional information can be found at http://www.indstate.edu/scholarships/freshman/networks

Deadline: December 31, 2020 

If you are a high school student who has been raised by a single dad or who is single dad yourself then you could be eligible for the Little Bundle Super dad Scholarship.  Additional information can be found at https://littlebundle.com/pages/superdad-scholarship

Deadline: June 1, 2021 

Elevate Mental Health Awareness scholarship, is designed to inspire greater awareness about mental health and fuel innovative solutions that help the millions of people who are suffering.  Each year $500.00 is awarded to high school students who have been affected in some way by the increasing prevalence of mental health challenges.  Visit http://calvinrosser.com/scholarships/mental-health-awareness to apply. 

Deadline: TBD

Elks National Foundation Most Valuable Student Scholarship. The 2020 Most Valuable Student scholarship contest is open to any high school senior who is a US Citizen. Applicants will be judged on scholarship, leadership, and financial need.  $50,000 - 500 Awards will be given. 

Apply at https://www.elks.org/scholars/scholarships/MVS.cfm

Deadline: Varies

Lend EDU

Please see the following website for wonderful information regarding how scholarships and grants work, as well as opportunities within Indiana!

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Deadline: TBD

Washington Crossing Foundation Scholarship 

Each interested student is invited to write a one-page essay stating why he or she plans a career in government service including any inspiration to be derived from the leadership of George Washington in his famous crossing of the Delaware. The student must confine the essay to viewpoint, attitude and purpose in choice of career.  Scholarships of 500.00 to 5,000 are granted. 

This essay must be accompanied by a recommendation from the high school principal or guidance counselor evaluating the student's achievements, academic and otherwise--particularly any preparation relevant to his or her career choice--along with transcripts, national testing scores, resume and other supporting information of the applicant's choice as described in the Official Rules.

Apply at http://www.gwcf.org

Material Handling Education Foundation Scholarship Program 

The Foundation will offer scholarship award opportunities to undergraduates who are pursuing a material handling or supply chain career. The student should clearly demonstrate dedication to achieving excellence, strong leadership skills, potential for future growth as a leader and persistence in the pursuit of education.

Scholarship awards range from $1,500 to $6,000 and must be used for costs relating to tuition, fees and books associated with attending school full-time. One application allows students to compete for one of the multiple scholarships offered by the Foundation. Scholarships are one-year awards, and former recipients may re-apply each year if they continue to meet the eligibility requirements.

Target Programs:
Undergraduate students from programs listed below that have a focus on material handling and/or supply chain management are encouraged to apply: A) Industrial Engineering, Industrial Distribution, Mechanical and Electrical Engineering, Computer Science related to Material Handling & Business and Management related to Material Handling or Supply Chain Management. 

Click here to apply: https://mhefi.fluidreview.com/prog/material_handling_education_foundation_scholarship_program/

Deadline: TBD

DAR Scholarship (Daughters of the American Revolution) 

This scholarship is for high school senior females planning to continue their education to an accredited, 2 or 4 year institution of higher learning.  

Two $1500.00 scholarships will be awarded. 

Applicants must be a female on track to graduate by the end of June 2020, live or attend high school in Tippecanoe or Benton County, have a 3.0 grade point average, be a US citizen, been accepted and intend to attend an accredited two or four year college or university, and provide ACT or SAT scores. 

Please obtain an application in Student Services. 

Deadline: TBD

Kappa Kappa Kappa sorority scholarship 

One scholarship for $2,000 or two scholarship winners for $1,000.

Applicants must: Be a high school senior and resident of Tippecanoe County, meet entrance requirements and plan to enroll at and accredited college, have a combined SAT score of at least 1200. 

Please obtain an application in Student Services. 

Deadline: TBD

Regions Riding Forward Scholarship (Honor of Black History Month) 

15- $5,0000 Scholarships awarded to high school seniors and $3,500 scholarships awarded to college students. One winner selected from each of the 15 states with Regions branches.  Student will write an essay about an African-American who has inspired and motivated them.  The essay will be 500 words or less, address how the African-American individual has been an inspiration in the student's life and discuss the contributions of the African-American individual who has served to inspire and motivate the student. 

For more information go to regions.com/ridingforward 

Deadline: TBD

Ceres Solutions Scholarships

Ceres Solutions is proud to support our future leaders and give back to our local communities through scholarship.  High school seniors entering their freshman year of college in the fall of 2020 could be eligible.  Ceres Solutions will offer the scholarships to students who have been involved in four years of 4-H or 2 years in your local FFA program.  

Apply at www.ceres.coop.  The completed application along with the required essay needs to be submitted. 

Deadline: TBD

The Nimmer Award 

$2000.00 scholarship is awarded to a TSC student who is pursuing higher education, but has overcome adversity in order to succeed. 

Complete an application form (Student Services), write a 500 word essay describing your hardship and how you overcame it, along with the possibility of an interview with the selection committee. 

Interviews are conducted in April and notification will be made in May, prior to the end of the school year.  

Stop in Student Services for an application or email Mrs. Adams at ekadams@tsc.k12.in.us. 

Deadline: TBD

Indiana Sheriff's Association Scholarship 

40- $750.00 scholarships will be awarded to qualified students who are pursuing an education and career in the criminal justice field. 

All applicants must be an Indiana resident, committed to pursuing an education and career in a law enforcement field at and Indiana college or university, and enroll as a full-time student (12 credit hours). 

Applications are available in Student Services. 

Deadline: TBD

Chancellor's Opportunity Scholarship -Ivy Tech College
$1000.00 scholarship - $500.00 applied toward fall semester and $500.00 applied towards spring semester 

Applicants must be a U.S. resident, have a 2.0 or above GPA, must have applied and admitted to Ivy Tech Community College/Lafayette (including sites in Crawfordsville, Frankfort, and Monticello) for the fall 2020 term and plan to enroll in at least 12 credit hours for the fall and spring semesters of 2020-2021.  They also must attend one of the highs schools or be a home schooled senior in the Ivy Tech Lafayette service Area. 

Applications are available in Student Services.

 

Deadline: TBD

The Classroom to Classroom Scholarship 

$5,000 college scholarship to a high school senior pursuing a career in teaching. 

Applicants must be a U.S. citizen, minimum GPA of 3.0, accepted as a full-time student at a 2-year, 4-year, or technical vocational college or university in the United States for the 2020-2021 academic year.  Must intend to pursue an Education or closely related degree and have proof of academic performance, leadership, and community service.  

More details can be found at: http://www.education.com/scholarships

Deadline: December 31, 2020 

WiseGeek Women in STEM Scholarship 

$500.00 is awarded to a female high school student who is planning to pursue a degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Math. 

Link: http://www.wisegeek.com/wisegeek-women-in-stem-no-essay-scholarship.htm

The Huggable Supermom Scholarship

$1000.00 is awarded to High School students who have been impacted by single moms or who are a single mom themselves.

Link:  https://huggable.com/pages/scholarships

 

Dream Job Scholarship 

$1,000 Scholarship awarded 

Must be 18 years of age or older and describe in 500 words or less, what your dream job would be. The essay will appear on the website so everyone can be inspired by your vision. Send the essay to scholarship@zippia.com.  For more information click on the following link: http://www.zippia.com/research/scholarship

 

Deadline: Varies

Grantham University Scholarship Opportunities

If you are interested in attending online post-secondary education through Grantham University, please refer to the below link for available scholarship opportunities.

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Deadline: Varies

Student Scholarships

Visit www.studentscholarships.org for multiple scholarship opportunities.

Deadline: None

Imagine America Foundation: High School Trade School Scholarships

https://www.imagine-america.org/high-school-schola...